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IN THE NEWS

West Babylon Senior High School student Jacqueline Izzo was recently honored for her exemplary volunteer service with a President’s Volunteer Service Award. More...

Special Sections

Schools/Sports

Babylon School District students selected to perform in SCMEA Festival

Nineteen musicians from the Babylon School District have been selected to perform in this year’s Suffolk County Music Educators’ Association All- County Festival. More...

Annual circus at Gardiner Manor School

Bay Shore Gardiner Manor School (GMS) held its 13th annual circus and invited second grade student in the district to attend. This year’s theme, Billboard Top 100 Hits, showcased popular contemporary songs. More...

Bay Shore H.S. senior Ousmane Camara signs Letter of Intent

On Wed., Feb. 6, in the Bay Shore High School Little Theatre, Senior Ousmane Camara signed his Letter of Intent to attend and play for Stony Brook University. More...

Library

At your library

Babylon Library,  24 S. Carll Ave. • 669-1624  •Free Blood Pressure Screening: Every Thursday, 1-3 p.m. No appt. needed.  More...

Obituaries

Alexander Gillespie, former DPFD Treasurer

Alexander Gillespie, a resident of Deer Park since 1964, a former member of the Deer Park Fire Department and retired Fire District treasurer, died March 2, 2013.  More...

Opinion

DRAWING CONCLUSIONS

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EDITORIAL

Your government has not been honest about Medicare; now you will pay the price

Proposed cuts to the Medicare Advantage reimbursement rates on top of cuts under President Obama’s health care law that are to become effective over the next few years are on the horizon.  More...

PUBLIC COMMENTARY

When it comes to the economy, history is a good teacher

Dear Editor,  While I definitely agree that well-paid workers become active consumers, current state and county governments are reducing the public work force and their benefits. More...

Residents air concerns at LI Yacht Club hearing

A public hearing to consider an application by the Long Island Yacht Club to replace two structures damaged by Hurricane Sandy turned into a two-hour discussion about operations at the club. More...

BSD presents preliminary figures for new budget

The Babylon School District continues to work on its budget for the coming year, hoping to close a gap between the increase in spending it needs to maintain its staffing and programs, and the increase it must put in place in order to meet the New Yor More...

BVHS to hold history of Argyle Park program April 14

The Babylon Village Historical Society, located at 117 W. Main St., in Babylon Village, will host the history of Argyle Park, on Sun., April 14, from 2 - 4 p.m.  More...

 

People/Social

OLL students present Living Stations of the Cross

The students in grades 6-8 at Our Lady of Lourdes in West Islip presented a "Living Stations of the Cross" for the OLL student body. More...

Horsley congratulates Andrew Morrison, recipient of the prestigious Eagle Scout award

Deputy Presiding Officer Wayne R. Horsley presented Eagle Scout Andrew Robert Carter Morrison with a proclamation as he received the prestigious Eagle Scout award. Morrison is a member of Boy Scout Troop 549 in Babylon.  More...

Councilman Flotteron and Councilman Cochrane help swear in West Islip Chamber officers

Islip Town Councilman Steve Flotteron and Councilman John Cochrane recently attended the annual installation ceremony for the West Islip Cham- ber of Commerce. More...

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Babylon News & Muse

•Congratulations to the new officers of the Babylon Village Chamber of Commerce. More...

Pets pets pets

The Town of Babylon will be building a new animal shelter at a new location. How often do I get to type such a great lead? Well, this is the second time in 30 years. More...

Events & Bulletin

Knights of Columbus supermarket Bingo April 5

A supermarket Bingo will be sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, Council #794, Lindenhurst, Fri., April 5 at the Council, 400 South Broadway, Lindenhurst. The doors open at 6 p.m. and Bingo will start at 7 p.m. More...

Hurricane Sandy fundraiser: Author Matt Erickson to read from his novel April 5

Babylon author Matt Erickson is stepping up to help Hurricane Sandy victims with a reading and book signing of his new novel, International Harvester, Fri., April 5, 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, 22 Grove Pl., Babylon.  More...

Keep Islip Clean to hold events in April as part of the Great American Cleanup

•Islip’s Spur Drive South Spring Cleanup will be held Sat., April 6, 9 a.m. to noon. Meet at Commack Road and Spur Drive South. This is sponsored by the Islip North Community Watch Group and Keep Islip Clean. Supplies provided. More...

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Public Notices -

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NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING, BUDGET VOTE AND ELECTION BABYLON UNION FREE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF THE TOWN OF BABYLON, SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK   More...

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NOTICE OF SPECIAL DISTRICT MEETING WEST ISLIP PUBLIC LIBRARY TOWN OF ISLIP, SUFFOLK COUNTY, NEW YORK   More...













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